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China - Infant mortality rate

8.0 (deaths per thousand live births) in 2017

In 2017, infant mortality rate for China was 8 deaths per thousand live births. Between 1998 and 2017, infant mortality rate of China was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 33.4 deaths per thousand live births in 1998 to 8 deaths per thousand live births in 2017.

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What is infant mortality rate?

Infant mortality rate is the number of infants dying before reaching one year of age, per 1,000 live births in a given year.

What is China infant mortality rate?

Date Value Change, %
2017 8.0 -6.98 %
2016 8.6 -6.52 %
2015 9.2 -8.00 %
2014 10.0 -7.41 %
2013 10.8 -6.90 %
2012 11.6 -7.94 %
2011 12.6 -7.35 %
2010 13.6 -6.85 %
2009 14.6 -7.59 %
2008 15.8 -7.60 %
2007 17.1 -8.06 %
2006 18.6